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{outfit} Paint It Black

  Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 7:30 AM   |    Post a Comment     Tagged:,,,,,,,,,,,,, 
Before we get started with my outfit, there's some exciting news to share: The Outnet's Clearance sale starts today!  Shop over 2,000 pieces up to 85% off from your favorite designers including Lanvin, Balmain, Alexander McQueen and Isabel Marant. This is THE OUTNET event you can’t afford to miss, I always find great pieces to add to my closet! Since I'm doing the French Wardrobe Challenge I'm going to have to either get basics or find that one special item to be part of my "five" pieces.

I wore this outfit to work a few weeks ago (seen here) and decided it deserved it's own post.  I've done a few all black looks with skirts in the past, but I finally have jeans to do black the model off duty way. I like to imagine that if I were a model I'd walk around like this all the time. It was actually nice and warm when I was taking these photos (50 F) so I brought Layla out with me.  The last photo was supposed to be a full body shot but I thought I should zoom in because she looks funny in the background.

Song of the Day: Paint it Black by The Rolling Stones

Blazer: Marc Jacobs (eBay), Tee: Everlane, Jeans: J Brand c/o Marshalls (similar),  Boots: R2 (DSW), Necklace: Geoclassics, Bracelet: Crystal Vibrations Jewelry (use code BBarrow1002 for 10% off), Watch: Skagen (Rue La La), Rings: vintage, Brilliant Imports snake ring & Mom's

About Closet Fashionista

Loves to get bargains on clothes and is obsessed with Harry Potter and Disney. By day she is a freelance graphic and web designer. She also has a slight obsession with movies.

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  1. Gorgeous jacket…. and i see you got photobombed!
    Wow, now that I am back from VA I have nothing but admiration for you and Lydia tking pictures in the snow.
    I froze and could not do it!

  2. You know I'm a huge fan of this - black!!!!

    Courtney ~ Sartorial Sidelines

  3. There is just something so chic about all black! (And I love Layla's appearance in some of these photos! Adorable!)

  4. I love all black on you, you look super chic!


  5. love total black outfits, you can never go wrong!
    Love the photobomb from your dog!! hahahahahah


  6. love the polka dot blazer (duh!). I've been wearing a lot of black lately too... which isn't usually me, but I'm into it now :)

    Lady à la Mode

  7. I love all black, those jeans fit you so perfectly.

  8. that blazer is so cute and perfect for the snow in the background! :)

  9. Love the simplicity of this outfit :) looks really chic and your blazer is so cool.

    Great post & Happy Spring!
    Hailes Hearts Fashion.

  10. Sometimes I find all black to be such a challenge! I love this look with the velvet blazer and the zips on the backs of the jeans.
    Chic on the Cheap


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